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After police killing of a Zapotec man in Salinas, questions about a language barrier
After the killing last week of an Indigenous Mexican teen by police in Salinas, advocacy groups are concerned that language barriers may have played a role in the fatal encounter.
PG&E to Bury 10,000 Miles of Electric Lines Underground | KQED
Pacific Gas & Electric plans to bury 10,000 miles of its power lines in an effort to prevent its electrical grid from sparking wildfires in California.
NRA and Republicans out to hobble Biden's choice for top gun law role
he nomination of David Chipman to lead the principal agency that enforces federal gun laws is stalling as Republicans and the National Rifle Association (NRA) seek a major symbolic victory on the ever contentious issue of gun rights.
Yadkin County school bus turns over while students inside
The driver of a school bus that overturned in Yadkin County on Wednesday afternoon while students were inside has been charged, North Carolina State Highway Patrol says.
Oregon begins hemp inspections, looking for illegal pot farms - Portland Business Journal
Oregon has begun inspections aimed at ferreting out THC cannabis being grown under cover of the state's hemp program.
Mental Health Response Teams Yield Better Outcomes Than Police In NYC, Data Shows
In June, New York City started its Behavioral Health Emergency Assistance Response Division, or B-HEARD, to provide more targeted care for those struggling with mental health issues and emergencies.
Man previously arrested in 2 hate-motivated incidents wanted again by police | CBC News
A 32-year-old man who was previously arrested in two alleged hate-motivated incidents where antisemitic slurs were hurled at victims is wanted by law enforcement once again, Toronto police say.
'A Warning Shot': Regulators Are Coming for the Massive Crypto Loan Industry
Image: Bloomberg / Contributor via Getty Images Three states issued regulatory actions against cryptocurrency savings and loans service BlockFi this week, with New Jersey, Alabama, and Texas each alleging that the firm is selling unregistered securities with its service that lets users earn interest on crypto holdings.
Jets assistant Greg Knapp tragically passes away in bike accident
The New York Jets suffered a tragic loss on Thursday. Their passing game specialist, Greg Knapp, has passed away because of injuries from a bicycle accident.